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3 Week Course - European Highlights

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Course Description

This 3-week wine tasting course is structured as a practical introduction to the classic wine regions of Europe. It is designed specifically for people who enjoy wine and would like to learn more about it. No previous experience is needed so those new to wine tasting experience will feel completely at home, but with great wines to taste and explore, even experienced tasters will discover something new!

What will I get from this course?

  • Taste at least 6 wines per evening
  • Become familiar with different grapes and regions
  • Learn how to sniff, swirl and sip like a professional
  • Develop your wine vocabulary
  • Understand how to read wine labels
  • Discover how to store wine and ideal serving temperatures
  • Develop a basic understanding of how wine is made and the importance of soil and climate
  • Learn principles of food and wine pairing
  • Feel more comfortable choosing wine and recognise good value
  • Understand how to spot wine faults
  • Taste the world’s major Grape Varieties – Shiraz, Cabernet, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Sangiovese, Tempranillo, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Riesling, Viognier, & many others

Each session includes at least 6 wines to taste, presentation by one of fantastic team of wine educators,  tasting notes and a selection of cheese and ham to nibble on!


Thu 26
- 2024 -
World of Wine - Explore the wines of France
Central Manchester

A homage to the great wine producing country that is France. Why not join for an evening where we shall be learning about, and tasting, some great wines from this diverse country.

Thu 03
- 2024 -
World of Wine - Discover the wines of Italy
Central Manchester

Italy is a country that loves wine, and a country where their wine is almost certainly best when drunk with food. Join us for this wine tasting in Manchester, as we travel through the very different and fascinating wine regions of Ital...

Thu 10
- 2024 -
World of Wine - The wines of Spain
Central Manchester

There is more to Spain than Rioja & Sherry, and there's more to Portugal than Port! Join us for this fascinating evening wine tasting in Manchester when we'll explore the unique and different wines of these two exciting countries!

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